Archive and Backup File Recovery

3 Free Easy Ways to Repair Corrupt Archive Files

Read through to learn how to recover your archive files and folders for free. Do you know that it is possible to recover damaged Zip files without paying a dime? Archives are files containing one or multiple data files. Most commonly used archives include Zip, RAR, Unix Tar, CAB archives, among others. They come in handy when copying and sending multiple files because they provide easier storage and portability. Archives also compress files, thereby enabling them to take less space....

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Why You Should Zip Your Files

Zipping is a compound term referring to compressing large files using any archive file format. ZIP is the most common archive file format and is therefore used to describe data compression with other formats such as RAR and TAR. This article looks at some of the reasons why zipping files is important. You've probably received an email with a .zip attachment, or downloaded a software file with a .zip extension. Most software developers choose to use zip archive format to compress...

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How to Open Zip Files in Windows 10 without WinZip

Data compression gets more relevant each time a new file is created. Many modern files, especially those that contain software and their resources, take gigabytes of much needed storage space. This has prompted the increased use of data compression mechanisms such as the creation of ZIP archive files. In this article, we are going to learn how to unzip .zip files without WinZip. Zip archive files are basically a compilation of files and folders, compressed to make one file. To use these...

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